Negotiating Plea Deals

  • Facing Deportation For Marijuana Use? What Are Your Options?

    13 September 2016

    With medical marijuana now available in around half of all states, and recreational marijuana available in four more (plus the District of Columbia), it can be easy to forget that this drug is still classified as dangerous – and illegal – under federal law. Unfortunately, as some have discovered, this freedom to partake of marijuana in a state where it's legal extends only to U.S. citizens – legal residents or visa holders who are found to have consumed marijuana can face penalties like jail time or even deportation.